Design Manager

Proftech Talent
40000.00 - 45000.00 GBP Annual + GBP40000 - GBP45000/annum
16 Mar 2019
13 Apr 2019
Job Type
Contract Type
Design Manager

Tamworth, Staffordshire

Employing over 100 highly specialised engineers, who regularly work on multi-million pound projects in sectors such as aviation, automotive, and oil and gas, our client creates bespoke engineered joining solutions for an extensive selection of products ranging from golf putters to jet engines and is the proud owner of many industry leading patents.

Operating from a dedicated, NADCAP accredited 20,000 sq ft facility, they design and manufacture additional product lines including linear and resistance welding machines, our client is an unrivalled one-stop shop solution for clients such as JLR and many tier 1 automotive clients.

Due to an internal move they are looking to recruit a Design Manager/Leader

* To manage a team of design engineers and sub-contractors when required.

* Be responsible for allocating projects to design engineers

* Be responsible for submitting right first-time designs to project deadlines.

* Ensure drawings are to correct standard with regard to tolerance and design for manufacture

* Manage Mechanical Design standards and update as necessary with Head Of Engineering

* Support with shop floor queries

* Assist with providing technical documentation such as manuals and spares lists.

* Experience on Solidworks 2017 is essential

* A machine tool/jigs/fixtures background is desirable